Event Types

Rotarian Dan Warden will lead the program as various club members come forward to share stories from International Rotary Conventions from over the years.

Bryan Rotary Club Members
Jan 24, 2018
Jerry Hanley
Jan 31, 2018
Feb 03, 2018
8:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Project Unity Founder and President Jeannie McGuire will talk about Project Unity's programs to help prevent child abuse, including Texas Families Together and Safe, Healthy Outcomes through Prevention and Early Support, Safe Harbor, and For Kids Sake. Jeannie had the vision for a healthier community while serving as a parent education coordinator with Bryan ISD in the 1990s. In 1995, she was awarded the first grant to start Project Unity and has been strengthening our community by supporting and educating its families ever since. Jeannie was names Social Worker of the Year for Texas in 1997. 

Jeannie McGuire
Feb 07, 2018

Bryan Rotarian Bill McGuire will discuss the several types of phishing scams and other popular ways bad actors try to steal your identity, your money, or both.

About the speaker:

Bill McGuire is regional director for the Better Business Bureau. A native Texan, he moved to College Station in 1962 as serve as a waiter at the Texan Restaurant. Bill held Top Secret Crypto-Clearance when he served in the Army Security Agency from 1972-1977 and was stationed in Okinawa, Japan and S. Korea. Bill has been with the Better Business Bureau for eight years and directs an eight county region.  

Bill McGuire
Feb 14, 2018

As founder and CEO of Twin City Properties, Doug Pederson is uniquely qualified to speak to the power of real estate. In his talk, Doug will address the how and why of investing in real estate. 

About the speaker:

Doug Pederson has been a resident of our community since he was recruited out of Minnesota in 1976 to play basketball for Shelby Metcalf. He graduated from Texas A&M with a degree in Business Management and in 1989 purchased his first fixer-upper, beginning his career of renovating older properties. Today, Twin City Properties owns 750 "front doors" and boasts 20 employees. Active in many ways throughout the community, Doug has served on the boards of The Better Business Bureau, SOS Ministries, and the Museum of Natural History, among others. 

Doug Pederson
Feb 21, 2018

Health for All and healthcare. What is it? Who needs it? Why it matters?

About the Speaker

Bryan Rotarian Liz Dickey has served as executive director of Health for All since 2012. Health for all is a free clinic for the uninsured who have no access to employer funded health insurance, cannot afford their portion of the insurance, and/or are financially disqualified from government healthcare programs. Liz is actively working to increase the number of people served, grow the number of volunteers who help provide care, and raise the funds and awareness necessary to help ensure everyone in our community can access affordable healthcare. 

Liz Dickey
Feb 28, 2018
Jun 13, 2018
11:30 AM – 1:00 PM
Mailing Address | Bryan Rotary Club | P.O. Box 2760 | Bryan, TX 77805-2760